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The Velnoskey Wealth Management Group
With over 130 years of experience serving affluent individuals, their families, their businesses, and non-profit organizations across the United States and internationally, our team delivers a wealth and depth of knowledge affording our clients unparalleled service and vision.
Douglas P. Velnoskey, CFP®
Executive Vice President / Wealth Management, Satellite Branch Manager
Bryan L. Carney, CFP®, CRPS®
Coleen Kramer Beal, AWMA®, CDFA®, CLTC®
Devin P. Velnoskey, CFP®
Senior Registered Client Service Associate
Senior Registered Private Client Associate
What We Do
No matter where you are in life – we’re here for you through every step of your financial journey.
Within the communities where we live and work, the Velnoskey Wealth Management Group recognizes and values the importance of community engagement and giving back. We are grateful for the ability and opportunity to be a community partner.
Carroll County Women's Conference
The inaugural Carroll County Women's Conference raised over $20,000 for local scholarships!
Frederick Co. Girls Football
Janney and The Velnoskey Wealth Management Group are pleased to sponsor the inaugural season of the Frederick County Girls Flag Football League.
MREC Roaring 20s Garden Party
The VWM Group Wins Croquet Benefit!
Check out information on upcoming and past events we’re pleased to offer you, virtually and/or in person, on a variety of topics.
Recent Event: Life Happens
Meg Muldoon presented "Life Happens: Adapting Your Estate Plan For Life Events" where she discussed that as your life changes, your financial needs and goals likely will too.
Recent Event: Simple Safeguards from Cybercrime
In an increasingly digital world, it’s more important than ever to take precautions and be aware of how to stay safe from identity theft and cybercrime.
Recent Event: The Power of Feeling Your Best: Rest. Eat. Move.
What does “feeling your BEST” look like?
Stay up-to-date and in-the know about every aspect of your financial picture.
September 19, 2023
Determine How Life Insurance Fits in Your Financial Plan
Insurance can be a "dirty" word in some circles, but risk management is a critical component of managing your personal balance sheet and income statement. With so many types of insurance and so many options, where to start can be daunting. Our team takes it one step at a time, and we usually start with life insurance. If you have more questions than answers when it comes to life insurance, check out this useful checklist to start the process of determining if you need it, and if you do--what solution best fits your needs. If you'd like to dive deeper into the risk management conversation or assess your current approach, please contact our team today!
September 16, 2023
Tax & Estate Planning Virtual Seminar
Whether it’s the possibility of tax laws changing soon or recent updates impacting inherited retirement accounts, there’s a lot to consider when it comes to tax and estate planning. Join us for this exclusive virtual seminar where we will explore what to do before the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act sunsets, estate & gift planning strategies, charitable gifting, and income tax planning opportunities, as well as new provisions in Secure Act & Secure Act 2.0, types of beneficiaries and the new 10-year payout, using trusts as beneficiaries, and incorporating Secure Act & Secure Act 2.0 within your financial plan.
September 12, 2023
The Changing Landscape of 529 Plans
Summer is over and America is back to school. The adjustment period for everyone can be challenging but it can also get you thinking about long-term education funding. In recent years, there have been numerous policy changes related to 529 plans that can have significant additional benefits beyond just paying for education. Learn more about these changes and the implications for 529 plan owners and beneficiaries in the linked article.
Research & Insights
Access our latest research and insights covering market news, financial planning topics, and more.
September Investment Perspectives
In this issue we take a look at BRICS+ and potential investment opportunities, determine if bond market supply matters, and discuss why September is a more worrisome month for stocks than October.
Are You Incorporating Secure Act 2.0 Provisions into Your Financial Plan?
SECURE Act 2.0 is designed not only to make it easier for employers to adopt and administer retirement plans, but also to help individuals save for retirement. There are nearly 100 provisions in this new legislation. Some of these, which are in place now or will become effective in coming years, are highlighted below.
Outlook 2023: Mid-Year Update
In our initial Outlook 2023 publication, we offered a thesis around the concept of two-way risk.